Dr. Subramanian Murali

Dr. Subramanian  Murali

Dr. Subramanian Murali

QualificationMBBS, MD (General Medicine), DM (Medical Oncology)

Specialities Medical Oncology

Locations HCG Cancer Center - KR BLR
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Dr. Murali Subramanian is a celebrated medical oncologist with over two decades of experience. He specializes in managing both solid tumours and haematological malignancies using various systemic therapies and comprehensive bone marrow transplant programs. His passion for oncology has led him to be the pioneer in setting up the first dedicated Day Care Chemo Infusion Centre in Bangalore, Karnataka. Among his patients, Dr. Murali is known for having a kind, approachable, and understanding demeanor. Before HCG, he was associated with multiple prestigious medical institutions, namely M.S. Ramaiah Hospitals, Oncology International India, Manipal Hospitals, and Aster CMI Hospital.

Area of Expertise

  • Dr. Murali is serving as the director of HCG Day Care Chemotherapy Centres (Bangalore) and a senior medical oncologist at HCG Cancer Centre, Bangalore.

  • With over two decades of experience, he specializes in managing solid tumours and haematological malignancies with the help of systemic therapies, namely chemotherapy, targeted therapy, and immunotherapy.

  • Along with systemic therapies, Dr. Murali is also experienced in performing bone marrow aspirations, ascetic and pleural tapping, intrathecal and intraperitoneal chemotherapies, etc.

Research & Publications

·         Unusual Case of Pulmonary and Hepatic Metastases of Mandibular Ameloblastoma - Indian Journal Of Medical & Paediatric Oncology Vol. 28, No 3, 2007

·         Embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma of Chest wall: a case report and review of literature - Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology, 51(2) April-June 2008.

·         Rituximab induced Subacute Interstitial Pneumonitis: A case report and review of literature - Journal of Cancer Research and Therapeutics July – Sept 2010 Vol 6 Issue 

·         Membranoproliferative Glomerulonephritis Secondary to Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia - Saudi Journal of Kidney Disease and Transplantation 2010 21(4) 738-741

·         A Rare case of Papillary Carcinoma of Choroid Plexus: Its management and review of literature - Indian Journal of Medical and Paediatric Oncology April – June 2011 Vol 32 Issue 2.

·         The technique of Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy using Veress needle in patients with Ovarian Cancer - International Journal of Gynaecological Cancer Vol 2, number 8, November 2011.

·         Feasibility of concurrent weekly Paclitaxel and Radiotherapy in Node-Positive Breast Cancer: An experience from Indian Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2012 Breast Cancer Symposium - Vol 30, No 27 Supplement (September 20 supplement), 2012: 201© 2012 American Society of Clinical Oncology 

·         Relapsed Hodgkin's Lymphoma presenting as an isolated ulcerative lesion of the base of tongue - Indian Journal of Haematology and Blood transfusion 2014 30:349-352.

·         Unusual Aetiology of Secondary Thyrotoxicosis and its presentation - South Asian Journal of Cancer. Year: 2015 | Volume: 4 | Issue Number: 1 | Page: 46-47 

·         Rituximab Induced Interstitial Lung Disease in Patients with Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma: A Clinical Study of Six Cases and Review of the Literature – Lymphoma Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 160421, 6 pages

·         Incidence of Kirsten-ras gene mutation and its association with Clinical and Pathological factors in Colorectal Carcinoma: Single Institute Retrospective Experience - Annals of Oncology Vol 25 Issue supplement 2 pp ii65 (poster presentation).

·         Imatinib induced Pemphigus Foliaceus in Patients with GIST- Current Medical Issues 2020;18:245-7


Medical Breakthrough

  • Dr. Murali is the pioneer and has been instrumental in setting up the first dedicated Day Care Chemo Infusion Centres in Bangalore – Karnataka.

  • Upon completion of his DM in Medical College, he joined the faculty at the prestigious M. S. Ramaiah Medical College and Hospitals and went on to serve as a professor in the Department of Medical Oncology. 

  • Dr. Murali was actively involved in training undergraduate and postgraduate students. Further, he has been a co-guide for postgraduate students in pathology and radiotherapy.

Awards & Accolades

  • Dr. Murali received the coveted GCRI Award for Outstanding Academic Achievements in 2005.

  • His extensive research has resulted in numerous publications in leading national and international journals.


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